05-18-2012 05-18-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2598B Boston
May 18, 2012 12:00PMCalender
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John Whorf (American, 1903-1959) The Vessel Northern Sword

$4,148$3,500
Auction: American & European Works of Art - 2598B Location: Boston Date / Time: May 18, 2012 12:00PM

Description:

John Whorf (American, 1903-1959)

The Vessel Northern Sword
Signed "John Whorf" l.r.
Watercolor on paper mounted to paperboard, 22 1/4 x 30 3/4 in. (56.5 x 78.2 cm), framed.
Condition: Paperboard support lightly mounted to foamcore backing.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Window mat is glued with rubber cement or similar to backing, but the face of the work is not affected. Back of the work (the paperboard support) is lightly stuck with rubber cement or similar to the foam core backing.

Keywords

John Whorf, rubber cement